Streptococcus is a genus of coccus (spherical) Gram-positive bacteria belonging
to the phylum Firmicutes and the order Lactobacillales (lactic acid bacteria).
Streptococcal is a type of bacteria that can cause strep throat (group A) or blood
infections (group B). Learn how they can be prevented and treated.
Jun 15, 2016 ... What is group A Streptococcus? How are group A strep spread? What kind of
illnesses are caused by group A strep? How common is invasive ...
Many species of streptococci live harmlessly in and on the body. Some species
that can cause infection are also present in some healthy people but cause no ...
Important It is possible that the main title of the report Streptococcus, Group B is
not the name you expected. Please check the synonyms listing to find the ...
Dec 16, 2015 ... The cause of strep throat is bacteria known as Streptococcus pyogenes, also
known as group A streptococcus. Streptococcal bacteria are ...
Apr 26, 2016 ... Group B streptococcus (strep) is a common bacterium often carried in your
intestines or lower genital tract. Group B strep is usually harmless in ...
Oct 20, 2015 ... Group B Streptococcus (GBS), also known as Streptococcus agalactiae, is best
known as a cause of postpartum infection and as the most ...
Group A streptococci are bacteria commonly found in the throat and on the skin.
The vast majority of GAS infections are relatively mild illnesses, such as strep ...
Feb 19, 2016 ... Symptoms and signs of group A streptococcal infections include sore throat, fever
, swollen lymph nodes, rash, low blood pressure, and tissue ...